Man City captain: Muamba standing ovation was 'emotional'

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany - who scored the winner in Monday's derby - has tweeted that the standing ovation Fabrice Muamba got at Bolton was "emotional".

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Emotional moment when Muamba got a standing ovation from the crowd. It's amazing how well he has recovered. So happy for him and his family.

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Muamba back at Bolton

The Bolton midfielder Fabrice Muamba has thanked fans for their "overwhelming support" he has received since he suffered a cardiac arrest during an FA Cup tie in February. He made his first public appearance on the pitch at Bolton's match tonight.